In an article dated April 13, 2012, Julie Moos posted a very interesting story on Poynter.org about Fox News Chairman and CEO Roger Ailes’ visit to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The day before, Ailes gave the Roy H. Park Distinguished Lecture at the UNC School of Journalism and Mass Communication. According to Moos, about 350 people attended the event.
CLICK HERE to read how Ailes “elicited at least a few eye rolls” when he suggested the young journalists might want to change their major. You’ll want to read her entire blog because it includes several fascinating quotes by Ailes such as:
- “If you’re going into journalism if you care, then you’re going into the wrong profession … I usually ask (journalists) if they want to change the world in the way it wants to be changed.”